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Craft Ideas for Making and Decorating Flowerpots

In my most recent blog post, I created
a list of easy-to-grow flowers
you can grow in your classroom. This blog post contains a round-up of
flowerpot crafts that you can make and decorate for those flowers. The
flowerpots featured in this round-up were created by moms and teachers from
all over the internet. If you see a craft in this post that you’d like to try,
click on its link and head to its original website for material lists,
directions, photos, etc. There are lots of terrific craft ideas in this post,
so let’s dive right in!

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Craft Ideas for Making and Decorating Flowerpots

1. These fingerprint flowerpots by
Messy Little Monster
would be a fun project for preschool students.

Two terracotta pots painted blue with yellow and pink flowers painted on the outside
2. These melted crayon flower pots by
could enrich your science lessons about adding heat to a solid to make a
Terracotta flowerpots decorated with designs made by melting crayons onto them
3. These twig-wrapped flowerpots by
Growing Family
 would be fun to make after a nature walk.
A terracotta flowerpot with twigs glues onto it
A terracotta pot with handprints and flowers painted onto it
Terracotta flowerpot painted with purple and teal paint poured over it
6. If you work with younger children and are looking for an alternative to
traditional terracotta pots, try these faux terracotta pots by
The Inspirational Edit.
Homemade spring flowers in a green, Styrofoam cup
7. These monochromatic terracotta flowerpots by
The DIY Nuts
would be a fun culminating activity for your art lessons about color and
Terracotta flowerpots painted with black, grey, and white designs
8. Children can learn about the art of stenciling while making these
hand-stenciled flowerpots by
Mamas Smiles.
Three terracotta flowerpots decorated with the initial of children stenciled onto them
9. If you have access to dry cement powder and acrylic paints, your
students can make these
concrete planters
by The Soccer Mom.
Two succulent plant in homemade concrete planters

10. Children can learn about upcycling and biodegradable products by making these
newspaper planters by
Carrots Are Orange.
Close up of beans planted in a homemade newspaper flowerpot
11. After learning about artist Frida Kahlo, children can paint
Frida’s portrait on these planters by
The Craft Train.
a picture of Frida Kahlo has been painted on this terracotta flower pot
12. These baby chick flowerpots by
Red Ted Art
would be fun for children to make this spring.
one feathery blue terracotta pot and one feathery yellow terracotta pot

Did you enjoy this round-up of flowerpot crafts? If so, check out these blog posts for more crafting and plant-related ideas and activities:

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Rizwan Ahmed
Rizwan Ahmed
AuditStudent.com, founded by Rizwan Ahmed, is an educational platform dedicated to empowering students and professionals in the all fields of life. Discover comprehensive resources and expert guidance to excel in the dynamic education industry.


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